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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Capable of igniting and burning

Usage examples (35)
  • Combine the two and you get a pretty combustive combination.
  • It's certainly a combustive mix, and one which doesn't augur well for the PM's near-term future.
  • "Maybe he could help you a bit," I would say gently after yet another unexpectedly combustive family meeting.
  • Poverty, lack of education and tribal loyalties create a combustive mixture – and a life seems worth nothing. for more
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